Vietnam is blocking internet content and arresting writers of internet content.

Posted: 23 Aug 2006   Print   Send a link
"It's clear to us that a lot of countries are following the China model. They want to have the Internet for economic growth and its benefits for education, but they also want to keep a lid on some of the challenges the Internet poses to an authoritarian system." TechWeb, 17 August 2006. See also OpenNet Initiative, 9 August 2006. Vietnamese police arrest cyberdissident Truong Quoc Huy who is "accused of giving interviews to foreign radio stations such as Radio Free Asia." Reporters sans frontières, 22 August 2006.